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There are 9 ways to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Madrid-Chamartin

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid

Bus via Madrid

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid

Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid

Drive

  1. Drive from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V

Bus to Bilbao, fly

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Madrid (MAD)

Train to Pamplona, fly

  1. Take the train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Pamplona
  2. Fly from Pamplona (PNA) to Madrid (MAD)

Bus to Logrono, fly

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Logroño
  2. Fly from Logrono (RJL) to Madrid (MAD)

Bus, bus to Santander, fly

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  3. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Madrid (MAD)

Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V by train and walk

The journey time between Vitoria-Gasteiz and Plaza del Emperador Carlos V is around 4h 22m and covers a distance of around 429 km. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. Operated by Renfe Viajeros and Renfe Cercanias, the Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V service departs from Vitoria/Gasteiz and arrives in Plaza del Emperador Carlos V. Typically 15 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

15 Weekly Services
4h 22m Average Duration
€32 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V is to bus which costs €13 - €18 and takes 5h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V is to drive which costs €40 - €60 and takes 3h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V. However, there are services departing from Vitoria-Gasteiz and arriving at Delicias - Atocha via Estación Sur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V. However, there are services departing from Vitoria/Gasteiz and arriving at Atocha via Chamartin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 22m.

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The distance between Vitoria-Gasteiz and Plaza del Emperador Carlos V is 284 km. The road distance is 352.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V without a car is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs €30 - €45.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V, including transfers.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vitoria-Gasteiz station.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Vitoria/Gasteiz station.

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The best way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs €30 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €18 and takes 5h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V.
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  • Distance: 284.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain and Plaza del Emperador Carlos V, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Madrid-Chamartin twice daily. Tickets cost €27 - €35 and the journey takes 3h 55m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid once daily. Tickets cost €18 - €23 and the journey takes 5h. Union Ivkoni also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid via Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Pamplona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €300
Flights from Logrono to Madrid
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Flights from Santander to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid via Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Pamplona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €300
Flights from Logrono to Madrid
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Flights from Santander to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Vitoria Gasteiz Central Bus Station to Madrid Mendez Alvaro Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Union Ivkoni
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
alsa.com
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Autobuses La Union
Alava Bus
Phone
+34945181818
Email
serviciodetransportes@araba.eus
Website
alavabus.eus
Bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Logroño
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8
Schedules at
alavabus.eus
Bilman
Phone
902 999 748
Website
web.bilmanbus.es
Bus from Bilbao to Santander Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
web.bilmanbus.es
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Schedules at
tabitatour.ro
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €65
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Bilbao Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Madrid station.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Madrid-Chamartin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V is 353 km. It takes approximately 3h 36m to drive from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V.

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Vueling Airlines, Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Bilbao Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 802+ hotels available in Plaza del Emperador Carlos V. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Vitoria-Gasteiz and Plaza del Emperador Carlos V. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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